Youth protection

Phone screen in hand. (Pixabay)

Government-funded iPhones to connect B.C.’s youth in care to services, technology

Nearly 4,000 iPhones will be issued over the next two months to youth aged 13 or older

 

B.C. Representative for Children and Youth Jennifer Charlesworth (Black Press files)

B.C. watchdog says mentally ill children and youth retraumatized in hospital

The number of children held under the Mental Health Act has increased an alarming 162 per cent in past decade

 

A map of B.C. with existing foundry locations and the upcoming foundry centres showing Burns Lake, Terrace, Williams Lake as some of the new locations. (Official Foundry website photo)

Foundry Youth Centre to come to Burns Lake

Carrier Sekani Family Services to get the centre